COVID-19 pandemic in Mozambique
|COVID-19 pandemic in Mozambique|
|First outbreak||Wuhan, China|
|Arrival date||22 March 2020|
(3 months, 3 weeks and 1 day)
|Confirmed cases||816 (as of 26 June)|
|Active cases||588 (as of 26 June)|
|Recovered||223 (as of 26 June)|
|5 (as of 26 June)|
The COVID-19 pandemic in Mozambique is part of the worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The virus was confirmed to have reached Mozambique in March 2020.
On 8 April 2020, Mozambique registered seven new positive cases of COVID-19, increasing the total number of confirmed cases to 17, nine of which are local transmissions.
After ending June with 254 confirmed cases, the number of confirmed cases had doubled by 13 June, with a further 44 cases confirmed on that day alone.
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